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My view points on different matters concerning natural hair.
This question was posted in one of my many FB hair groups? It made me think. I have had instances where I’ve had to tell my daughter’s father not to let anyone add heat to my daughter’s hair for any reason and by no means is he to allow someone to relax her hair. I am...read more
While scrolling through FB today, I came across a post that caught my interest. A mother posted a picture of her daughter who has long wavy hair with the statement “My daughter wore her hair like this for an interview. The interviewer said her hair was...read more
The other “N” word – “Nappy” is a term used by slave masters and racist others to degrade Black people and strip them of our pride and identity. Our tightly coiled hair was seen as a negative as it didn't correlate with European standards of beauty – straight, long...read more
Small informative articles from which something can be learned.
Braids worn as a protective style are used to promote growth and protect the scalp and hair. It is the responsibility of a stylist to educate the client on how to maintain the braids and just how long they should be kept in. As a stylist, I have constantly heard...read more
NINA SIMONE was born Eunice Kathleen Waymon in Tryon, North Carolina on February 21, 1933 and was one of the most gifted and eclectic vocalists of her generation. Nina Simone was a singer, pianist, and songwriter who bent genres to her will rather than allowing...read more
Did you know the relaxer was created by a BLACK man (son of previous slaves) named Garret A. Morgan in 1912 or 1913? He is also the same man who created the curved tooth pressing comb, the gas mask and the 3 signal traffic light! ARE YOU WILLING TO DIE TO HAVE...read more
The flakes of dead skin cells scattered on your shoulders is a sure tell-tell sign of the annoying condition of dandruff. You comb and brush your hair, wipe the dandruff off of your clothing, and sure enough you will be doing that all day. Many times to worsen this...read more
Thoughts that come to mind as I roam the web.
Please give careful thought to every aspect of running a business. Location, written agreements, business regulations, laws, insurance, salon operations, record keeping, policies, contracts, stylists, etc. You want to house your salon in a location that has a...read more
I have been licensed in the state of Texas since Summer 2014. My next step was to take the necessary steps for my Texas instructor's license and personally felt some of the requirements were unnecessary for my specific field. I guess this braider felt the same way....read more
After I finished laughing about this, it occurred to me that the boyfriend would have had an easier time staying away from the girlfriend than he would have parting with his locks. Locks are sacred to whomever wears them. Not anyone can touch them or maintain them....read more